Chuck Norris / CEO
Since 1998, Chuck has owned and operated Norris Construction, specializing in residential building and development, as well as insurance reconstruction. Prior to construction, Norris owned and operated several retail stores.
Chuck lives in Charlotte with his wife, Lanai and their three children, Chucky, Lilly, and Khloe.
Dan Chizmar / VP, Director of Sales
Chizmar comes to Fayetteville after spending time in the American Hockey League for the last seven seasons, working for the Providence Bruins (2012-2018) and Binghamton Devils (2018), most recently as the Vice President of Sales.
Following his graduation from Johnson & Wales University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Entertainment and Event Management, Chizmar worked his way up the ladder in Providence from Director of Sales, up to Vice President – Tickets & Events.
Chizmar, who has always wanted to live in North Carolina, lives with his wife Monet, and their dog and cat.
Lanai Norris / Controller & Director of Finance
Lanai lives in Charlotte with Chuck and their three kids, Chucky, Lilly, and Khloe.
Marissa Reighard / Manager of Game Operations & Corporate Partnerships Manager
Shawn Bednard / Director of Digital Marketing and Media
Shawn Bednard joins the Marksmen in the 2018-2019 season as the franchise’s first ever Director of Digital Marketing and Media, and second Play-by-Play broadcaster.
A 2018 graduate of Central Michigan University with a Bachelors in Broadcast and Cinematic Arts, the 22 year old brings over seven years of on-air experience with him to the team, including calling nearly 200 hockey games as the Director of Broadcasting of the Chippewa Hockey Network at CMU.
Bednard will oversee all broadcasting and media for the Fayetteville Marksmen, as well as assist in corporate partnerships and sales.
Phone: (910) 321-0123 ext. 167
Scott Kelley / Director of Corporate Partnerships
Scott worked for three seasons in the independent professional baseball Frontier League with the Normal CornBelters. There, he served as the Director of Food and Beverage, Director of Stadium Operations and Corporate Sales.
He worked as an Air Traffic Controller in the Air Force, and then went on to work in the FAA. Spending some time in New York, Scott became a Yankees fan and a Jets fan. He was a Yankees season ticket holder for over a decade. Derek Jeter is his hero.
He is no stranger to working with great sports teams. While in college at the University of Utah, he was on the defensive staff for their illustrious football team. In 2009 they beat Alabama in the Sugar Bowl. “Go Utes!”
Scott lives with his girlfriend Jaimie and their puppies Tank, Murphy, and Judge.
Phone: (910) 321-0123
Aaron Hanrick / Account Executive/Community Relations
Born and raised in Fayetteville, Hanrick knows the community. After graduating as a student-athlete (baseball) from South View High School, he went on to pursue higher education by attending local Fayetteville Technical Community College, graduating in 2016 with an Associates Degree in Arts.
While working around the community, Hanrick also serves as a Worship Pastor at Reilly Road Community Church. Hanrick still happily lives in his hometown of Fayetteville.
Hanrick will serve as an Account Executive for the Marksmen, as well as coordinate local Community events for the staff, coaches, and players.
Phone: (910) 438-4164